McDonald’s sales dip in US, underscoring comeback challenges

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 18:08

NEW YORK — McDonald’s is trying stage a comeback, and offering Egg McMuffins all day won’t be enough to get more people in its restaurants.

Nerdwallet: How to dig out from December’s debt

Sat, 01/21/2017 - 12:51

The start of the new year feels like a financial clean slate — right up until your credit card bills arrive.

Stocks edge higher, snapping a 5-day losing streak for Dow

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 17:50

Materials companies led U.S. stocks modestly higher Friday, recouping much of the market’s loss from a day earlier and snapping a 5-day losing streak for the Dow Jones industrial average.

Restaurant, pharmacy open near Baptist Health

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 14:23

The Conway Medical Park Pharmacy and Café 501 held ribbon-cutting celebrations Jan. 17 for their grand openings near Baptist Health Medical Center-Conway.

Sam’s Club holds grand opening celebration

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 12:03

Sam’s Club Conway officially opened Thursday with a grand opening celebration and a ribbon-cutting.

Sam’s Club Conway gives grants

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 17:02

Sam’s Club Conway gave out $25,000 in grants to area nonprofit organizations Wednesday at the new store through its Community Grant Program.

Wal-Mart to add about 10,000 retail jobs in the US

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 19:08

NEW YORK — Wal-Mart plans to add about 10,000 retail jobs in the U.S. as it opens new stores and expands existing locations. The world’s biggest retailer said Tuesday that its plans will also generate about 24,000 construction jobs.

As tax season approaches, so do scammers

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 19:07

Last summer, Cindy Hockenberry decided she’d had it with threatening phone calls claiming she was behind on her taxes.

Zeteo expanding to Little Rock

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 15:30

Zeteo Coffee is expanding into Little Rock in February.

Local Farm Bureau president, member attend Phoenix convention

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 10:44

Two local men participated in the delegate session of the 98th American Farm Bureau Convention Jan. 6-11 in Phoenix, Arizona.